Trivial Pursuit for Book Lovers
Children’s: What Ellean Raskin puzzle-mystery pits 16 heirs in a contest to win Sam Westing’s fortune?
Classics: Who suffered a nervous breakdown after Doubleday printed only 1,000 copies of his Sister Carrie, complaining it was “an immoral book”?
Non-Fiction: What two media barons battle it out in Richard Hack’s Clash of the Titans?
Book Club: What Jincy Willitt novel bears the publisher’s disclaimer: “The book has not been nominated for or won the National Book Award”?
Authors: What pen name did Blue Highways author William Trogdon adopt, in honor of an Osage ancestor?
Book Bag: What author features private eye Vincent Rubio, a velociraptor disguised as a human, in Anonymous Rex, Hot and Sweaty Rex and Casual Rex?